People are wondering how the rich celebrities’ weddings are conducted. Noble Igwe got married this June a few days ago. Do you want to see photos from the ceremony? Click here!
Notable personalities visited the exclusive wedding of Noble Igwe, CEO, 360Nobs. The biggest news now that ‘this Saturday, June 11 Noble Igwe marries Chioma Otisi’.
The entertainment figures, celebrities and captains of industries, it was a perfect display of affluence, glamour and style at the coolest wedding whose reception was taking place at the exclusive Landmark event center. Plenty of VIPs visited the ceremony. However, most of them were spotted in instagram. There were: Hon. Minister of Power, D’banj, Babatunde Raji Fashola, Banky W, Adebola Williams, Tunde and Segun Demuren, Desmond Elliot, AY, Waje, Rita Dominic, Toke Makinwa, Kemi Lala and so on.
A wedding in Nigeria is a special event. Nigeria is a truly fascinating country with unique culture and traditions. Despite the fact that the African continent is increasingly focused on the European standards, many wedding traditions have survived among the local population at the present time.
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The first step in the process of the wedding is the first meeting of the two families, where they can get acquainted with each other. The groom’s family gives to the bride's family a present, which consists mainly of vegetables, livestock or money. After this, the bride moves to live in the house of the groom and if the family satisfied with her behavior, they allow them to marry. After the banquet it is considered that the bride married not only the groom, but also his family.
Modern Nigerian wedding is a fusion of two different cultures. The ceremonies are held in the churches, wearing the European or a traditional national style costumes, with traditional food and music. One of the essential attributes of the Nigerian bride is Gela (Gele), a kind of crown of the bride.
Female beauty of the local population has always been associated with the impressive dimensions of women. The body shape was a guarantee of a successful marriage. Before getting married, the bride should put on weight much. Or the groom and all his relatives could refuse to marry the couple. Since 12 years, the future bride began to put on weight to look beautiful on her wedding.
The Nigerian man who wishes to marry must go to his bride through a long corridor of her relatives. To prove that he is ready to go through all the hardships and difficulties of the future life, the bride's family must strongly beat him with sticks.
During the wedding ceremony, before the bride is coming out, hidden under a veil, the Yoruba people, the groom and his friends fall down before the members of the bride's family.
Whether Noble Igwe’s wedding was traditional – it’s up to you. But it’s true that celebrities prefer European type of weddings, stylish as catholic one. The Nigerian couples, like all the other in the world, may choose the style, clothes and places, where to conduct the wedding.
Noble Igwe’s wedding was extremely beautiful and plenty of Nigerian people would like to visit it. So let’s congratulate the couple and wish them love, health and happiness!
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